Project Digby for young people on the Autism Spectrum

Tuesday 24th July - Tuesday 21st August, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm.

Project Digby for young people on the Autism Spectrum

Can you be a time traveller? Step back in time with Project Digby!

An exciting heritage project designed and developed in partnership with Autism East Midlands for young people aged 11-16 on the Autism Spectrum.

Discover what life was like over 400 years ago! Find out more about 1620s music, witchcraft, games, food and much more!

  • Starts: Tuesday 24 July 
  • Ends: Tuesday 21 August
  • When: Every Tuesday, 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm
  • Where: 1620s House & Garden, Donington-le-Heath, LE67 2FW

To discover more about this project, contact Volunteering Co-ordinator Nicola Seika by Monday 16 July. Places are limited, so make sure you don’t miss out.
Parents & carers are welcome to stay for a cup of tea and a chat in the Barn Tearoom.
Email: nicola.seika@leics.gov.uk  Text or telephone: 07944 891091

            

Related Events

  • Dippy Dinosaurs Hunt Dippy Dinosaurs Hunt

    Saturday 29th May - Monday 31st May, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm


    We’ve have some worrying reports of Dinosaur sightings around our grounds! Rumour has it that these dippy dinos have got lost. Can you help us find them all and send them on their way home as they’re scaring all our visitors? You will be rewarded for your efforts! 

    • Children and Families
  • Dippy Dinosaurs Hunt Dippy Dinosaurs Hunt

    Thursday 3rd June - Sunday 6th June, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm


    We’ve have some worrying reports of Dinosaur sightings around our grounds! Rumour has it that these dippy dinos have got lost. Can you help us find them all and send them on their way home as they’re scaring all our visitors? You will be rewarded for your efforts! 

    • Children and Families
  • Heartbreak Productions Present: The Great Gatsby (Outdoor Theatre) Heartbreak Productions Present: The Great Gatsby (Outdoor Theatre)

    Saturday 28th August, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm


    Join Heartbreak Productions  and the Nick Carraway quartet for an evening of jazz, prohibition style. Nick is not only the band leader but a top-notch storyteller, and when he’s in the mood, he can take you back to the summer of 1922 when he lived next door to none other than the infamous Jay Gatsby.

    • Children and Families
    • Theatre
  • Unfortunatly we do not have any upcoming events of your selected category at this time.
  • Leicester County Council
  • The National Forest
  • Accredited Museum
  • Visit England
  • Tripadvisor
  • LPL Awards Highly Commended 2017
  • Food Hygiene
  • Autism East Midlands
  • Heritage Awards 2017